New York, William Wood & Company : 1880
Seller ID: 156
1880 FIRST ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF HISTORIC FRENCH TEXT ON MEDICAL THERAPEUTICS. 9 inches tall hardcover (3 volumes, 302, 299, 379 pages), original green cloth binding, covers titled, 'Woods Library of Standard Medical Authors' and gilt titles 'Med. Dept U.S.A.'; gilt title to spines. Wear to edge of front cover of volume 1, institutional library bookplates to front paste-down ('Gift of Gen. Chas. R. Greenleaf'), library pockets removed from rear paste-down, overall good+. TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE. 'The work, of which the main portion is here presented in transla- tion, may be said to have a histor... View More...